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Lau's Buffet King Restaurant

44-50 Stowell Street, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 4XQ, England
+44 191 261 8868
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  • Excellent13%
  • Very good31%
  • Average22%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible20%
4 weeks ago
“Let down! ”
4 Jan 2018
“Food and service are good”
Closed Now
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
44-50 Stowell Street, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 4XQ, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Less options compare to when they first opened, food is dry and tastes old. Customer service is just awful.

1  Thank Cloudype4ches
Reviewed 5 January 2018

Nice and large variety of Chinese food, tasted nice. Eat all you can buffet. Service was good, the waitress told me in advance that if I stayed after 5 pm I would be charged for the sunset buffet. Glad the staff have the courtesy to...More

Thank FoodReviewerSGUK
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

My friends coming from other countries to visit newcastle. They wanted to eat different style of Frod rather than English so we tried Laus but the service was mean as we were 4 and one of us wasn’t going to eat as she felt sick...More

1  Thank Aldo H
Reviewed 3 October 2017

This is an 'all you can eat' buffet style restaurant and depending on how hungry you are, how much you can eat or how much you want to eat determines the value for money you get. I went there with my wife and eldest grandson....More

1  Thank Alan S
Reviewed 1 April 2017

As a Thai, I enjoy meeting up with my Thai friends for a Chinese Buffet. Lau's do a Hot Pot buffet, lots of different dishes to share. Very tasty, very reasonable prices, highly recommend.

Thank Darunee H
Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

Felt really dirty, cheap tables, pushing to get to to the food, I'd save your money and go to a nice waiter service restaurant. Won't be back

2  Thank Tommyjoker
Reviewed 21 July 2016

Good choice for cheapish eats. Usual selection of Chinese dishes with the addition of Japanese dishes and sushi. Very much what most of these serve yourself buffet places offer. Good choice for a well priced meal provided you're not expecting anything gourmet.

Thank PhilGB
Reviewed 1 February 2016

the food was disgusting and moldy, i got kicked out for nothing as well, never go there again, it is the worst

1  Thank Aaron3107
Reviewed 5 December 2015

A regular visitor to laus food is always changed regularly so that it is always fresh and hot a large variety on offer and staff are always friendly

Thank bigt69296
Reviewed 29 November 2015

Went here for a lunch treat whilst on a shopping trip with my daughter. What a great choice. Lovely fresh buffet. Eat as much as you want. Such tempting choices. Great friendly service and tremendous value for money.

Thank Jane G
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US$8 - US$16
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
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Good for
Open Hours
11:45 AM - 10:30 PM
11:45 AM - 10:30 PM
11:45 AM - 10:30 PM
11:45 AM - 10:30 PM
11:45 AM - 10:30 PM
11:45 AM - 10:30 PM
11:45 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 44-50 Stowell Street, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 4XQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Phone Number: +44 191 261 8868
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